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Black-White Binaries of European Christianity and Colonialism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,890. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016 by Jones House Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Essay » Political
The focus and aim of this research is to highlight the implementation of a black-white binary system by European society created in order to establish a superior white and inferior non-white individual. The structural setup of this system, or better yet its execution was done through vulture-like acts by foraging imperialists. It entails the appropriation of and the deflection of origin
Large Bells of America
Price: Free! Words: 90. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016 by WMC Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Large Bells of America provides a host of information not simply for enthusiasts and collectors, but also for anyone who is interested in bells, and in the part that these American symbols have played in United States history and our cultural, Christian and church heritage.
The Root of United States Public and Private Debt Told by the Pen of History
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: American English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » North America
The "pen of history" shows that the root of both public and private debt in the United States goes back to the founding of the Bank of North America in 1781. Since then, total debt grew at an average annual rate of 7.9 percent from $2.5 million in 1781 to more than $80 trillion in 2015. It is time now for Congress to begin to build a money supply based on citizenship instead of debt.
The Preparation For Flight 77: With Driving Tour of the Two Weeks in Maryland Prior to the 9/11 Attack on the Pentagon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
An intriguing look at how five men, bent on destruction and terror, lived and walked among the general population, with disquieting ease, in the days leading up to 9/11. Includes a driving tour of the places in Maryland that all five Flight 77 hijackers frequented in the two weeks prior to the attack. Ebook includes a link to the mp3 version of the driving tour.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,720. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016 by MJpublishinghouse. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Ancient, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Latin
The book Agricola by Tacitus, with Latin-English facing-page translation.
Geopolitics and Planning for a High-End Fight: NATO and the Baltic Region, Airpower and Geopolitical Angst, The New Russian Threat, Considering a High-End Fight with Russia, Putin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Military
In a remarkably brief period, a serious challenge to the national security interests of the United States and its allies has emerged in Europe. This new threat emanates from a militarily resurgent and increasingly aggressive Russia, openly manifested in early 2014 by its seizure of Crimea from neighboring Ukraine.
Principles of War for Cyberspace - Cultures of Strategy in Cyberspace, Clausewitzian Cyberthink, Sun Tzu Cyberthink, Yin and Yang in Cyberspace, Doctrine and Education
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Security, Nonfiction » History » Military
As the United States Air Force develops doctrine, education, and organization for cyberspace, we need to consider the traditional principles of war and how/if they apply to cyberspace, and under what situations, so we can develop a conceptual foundation for effective cyberspace warfighting doctrine.
Magicians of the Gods Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Working with his wife, Hancock receives and documents his information first hand and compiles it into a very compact, well organised book that is a great read for persons interested in the depth of history of the people, animals, and lifestyles that existed before our time. It also includes images of many of the artifacts referred to in the book.
Florence Nightingale: Nurse Pioneer
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
Florence Nightingale: Nurse, Pioneer introduces young readers to one of the most remarkable women in medical history. The cultural and historic background of her life are discussed in terms a young person can understand. Vocabulary study is incorporated in the text. The words are keyed to definitions at the end of the book. This is an accessible, brief introduction to Florence Nightingale's life.
Military Strategic Leadership Principles to Shape the Future: Vision, Character, Competence, Examining Qualities Fundamental to Leadership from the Perspective of Business, Sports, Politics, Religion
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » History » Military
Successful leadership is not about being tough or soft, but about certain essential leadership principles that every leader must learn, acquire, and develop to become an effective leader. Leaders are made, not born, yet few people make the necessary sacrifices of hard work and commitment to become a successful leader.
Strategic Leadership, Southern Style: Civilian Statesmen in the Confederacy's War - American Civil War Civil Military Relations, Strategic Vision, President Jefferson Davis and His Secretaries
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,270. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » North America
When Jefferson Davis accepted the position of Provisional President of the Confederacy in 1861, he would not go it alone. Just as his counterpart in Washington was surrounded by senior civilian statesmen and professional military officers, Davis too had his Cabinet.
King William I “The Conqueror” – A Short Biography
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Doug West. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
William the Conqueror was one of the greatest soldiers and rulers of the Middle Ages. He was the Duke of Normandy from 1035 and the King of England from 1066 until his death.
Juan Zurita Mexican Lightweight Boxer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
Juan Zurita fought Ike Williams for the N.B.A. lightweight title in April 1945. Williams was coming off a lackluster fight versus Willie Joyce. Scheduled for Philadelphia Williams and Zurita actually met in a Mexico City bullring. The fight itself was not nearly as exciting as Zurita's fight against Sammy Angott in March 1944. The 5'5" Mexican was a switch hitter, a style that excited spectators.
Spiritual Dormancy: the Strategic Effect of the Depravation of God - Army Chaplains, Philosophical, Theological and Religious Underpinnings, Spiritual Conflict, Keeping Religion in the Military
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book explores the strategic effect the Army is achieving by removing God and religion from its doctrines of Soldier or leader development.
Sustaining Souls - Work of the U.S. Army Chaplain Corps, Soldiers and Families, Religious Formation and Chaplain Identity, Ethos, Commander Assessment of Effectiveness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book examines the role of military chaplains in the modern U.S. Army.
Roger Hilton Artist Letters From Prison Camp 1942 - 1944
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,330. Language: British English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers, Nonfiction » History » War
Roger Hilton was a Commando and was captured at Dieppe in 1942. He became a leading British exponent of modern art, representing his country at the Venice Biennale and being made CBE. Beneath the cheeriness the letters show how an out of the common man wrestles with the common misfortune of being a prisoner of war.
Explosive Accident Summary: World War II - Foundation of Ordnance Safety Program, Log of Major Accidents in Second World War, Plant Disasters, Ship Explosions, Reporting Future
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique book provides a summary of World War II explosive accidents appeared which may be of interest to the field.
The Mystery of Rabbi Moishe
Price: Free! Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
For my grandfather, who will forever remain in Auschwitz. My father could forgive my grandfather only moments before his death. I heard this true story from him about a special man who was able to do something wonderful for the person who caused the most painful thing in the world to him. This is their story.
En zij kwamen in Elim aan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: Dutch. Published: August 27, 2016 by FTK Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Zes weken lang alleen maar spelen op het strand en wandelen in de duinen. Dat is wat Henk Staal mocht doen toen hij in 1952 voor het eerst als ‘bleekneusje’ naar het Koloniehuis Elim werd gezonden op Schiermonnikoog. Een periode in zijn leven die een grote indruk achterliet. In dit boek beschrijft Henk hoe het was een bleekneusje op Schiermonnikoog te zijn.
The Viking Chef
You set the price! Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » Medieval
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Torn between expectations and his love for cooking, Sven's life will never be the same after his first raid, if he manages to survive.